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Western Orthopaedics in Denver Blends Innovative Techniques to Provide a Spectrum of Shoulder Care

... Dr. Hatzidakis and his partners at Western orthopaedics see patients of all ages and note that many ... change in lifestyle. About Western orthopaedics Western orthopaedics PC, one of the oldest continuous orthopaedic ...

Catastrophic Head and Neck Injuries Among Focus for NFL Team Physicians and Clinical Staff at Fourth Annual Injuries in Football Conference

... Conference hosted by the Andrews Institute for orthopaedics & Sports Medicine will attract top ... . About the Andrews Institute for orthopaedics & Sports Medicine: Located minutes from ... Florida in Gulf Breeze, the Andrews Institute for orthopaedics and Sports Medicine provides world-class care and ...

'Swipe Card, See Image': OAD Orthopaedics Improves Clinical Workflow with OrthoFlow

... -- Orthocrat, Ltd. announced today that OAD orthopaedics of Warrenville, Illinois, has successfully ... With over 20 orthopedic providers, OAD orthopaedics (known by patients and staff as simply "OAD") is ... Visit us at www.traumacad.com . About OAD orthopaedics With over 20 orthopedic providers, OAD is one ...

John J. Callaghan, MD Elected Academy First Vice President

... Chicago, Dr. Callaghan completed his residency in orthopaedics at the University of Iowa and completed a ... serves as a professor in both the Department of orthopaedics as well as the Department of Bioengineering at ... is that I really feel fortunate to see the way orthopaedics has progressed, not only in terms of the designs ...

Navigation System Significantly Improves the Surgical Accuracy of Total Knee Replacement for Arthritis Patients

... explained Dr. Tang Wai Man, Specialist in orthopaedics and Traumatology of the HKSH. "The ... added Dr. Wong Wai Kwok Jimmy, Specialist in orthopaedics and Traumatology at HKSH. "In celebration of the ... Rotating Platform Knee Replacements." Clinical orthopaedics and Related Research, July 2001, pp. ....

Ferring Pharmaceuticals Promotes William Garbarini to Vice President of New Orthopaedics and Urology Business Unit

... N. Garbarini, Jr. to Vice President of its new orthopaedics and Urology Business Unit, recently formed by ... was formerly Executive Director of Ferring's orthopaedics Business Unit. (Photo: ... the growth of our infertility and orthopaedics businesses, he is extremely qualified to lead our ...

Paolo Aglietti, MD, President of the International Society of Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy, Inducted into Sports Medicine Hall of Fame

... with a degree in medicine. His residency in orthopaedics and traumatology was conducted at the University ... to Italy and served as an assistant professor of orthopaedics and Traumatology at the University of Perugia from 1975 to 1978 and as an associate professor of orthopaedics and Traumatology at the University of Florence ...

Toxins in cigarette smoke prevent stem cells from becoming cartilage

... O'Keefe, M.D., Ph.D., chair of the Department of orthopaedics and Rehabilitation at the Medical Center and a ... and Michael Zuscik, all within the Department of orthopaedics at the Medical Center. "Smoking reduces the ... Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of orthopaedics and Rehabilitation at the Medical Center. "We ...

Smith & Nephew Orthopaedic Reconstruction Global Management Team Announced

... the Americas and Steve Couldwell, president for orthopaedics Europe. The complete team reflects the Unit's ... Couldwell Couldwell, 47, was named president of orthopaedics Europe in September 2005 and has been with Smith ... wound management and is one of the leading global orthopaedics companies. Smith & Nephew is dedicated to ...

Statement of DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. Regarding Agreement with U.S. Attorney's Office

... industry-wide settlement affecting the five major orthopaedics manufacturers, DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. has ... into sales practices in the orthopaedics industry. Terms of the agreement were announced ... the investigation. The agreement signed by DePuy orthopaedics and the U.S. Attorney's Office notes that the ...

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Orthopaedics in Medical Technology

Prospective Clinical Advantages of Trabecular Metal(TM) Technology Highlighted in Comparative Study

... provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 based on current expectations, estimates, forecasts and projections about the orthopaedics industry, management's beliefs and assumptions made by management. Forward-looking statements may be identified by the use of forward-looking terms ...

Shoulder Surgery Doesn't Prevent Return to Sports

... sport they were involved in before the surgery," said lead author, Gregory N. Drake, DO, shoulder and elbow fellow, Fondren Orthopaedic Group, Texas orthopaedics Hospital. The study analyzed a database of all unconstrained total shoulder arthroplasties performed between July 1, 2004 and September 30, 2007 ...

Back to Normal: Surgery Improves Outcomes for Spine Patients

... work, as compared to non-operative approaches," said study author James Weinstein, DO, MS, Third Century Professor and Chair of the departments of orthopaedics at Dartmouth Medical School and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. Dr. Weinstein and his colleagues collected data from 607 men and women ...

Oakwood Surgeons Perform World's First 3D Surgery Without Special Glasses

... other notable Oakwood Hospital surgeons involved in the trial also see a bright future for this technology in endoscopy. Larry Morawa, MD, Chair of orthopaedics at Wayne State University and an Oakwood surgeon commented, "This display is excellent. My expectation would be that this technology will ...

Octogenarians: Not Too Old for Joint Replacement

... can occur with surgery in elderly patients exist," Dr. Arandia said. "This study shows that with the advent of new technology and techniques in both orthopaedics and geriatric medicine, total knee arthroplasty in the very elderly population is very safe and offers significant gains in their quality of life." ...

Got Pain?

... "Arthroscopic treatment is a viable, newer option for people with thumb and finger arthritis," said Scott P. Steinmann, M.D., professor of orthopaedics at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. His recent study in the Journal of Hand Surgery showed that 94 percent of patients undergoing arthroscopic ...

Comparative Study Shows Significant Bone In-growth and Advanced Clinical Outcomes Using Zimmer's Trabecular Metal(TM) Technology

... provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 based on current expectations, estimates, forecasts and projections about the orthopaedics industry, management's beliefs and assumptions made by management. Forward-looking statements may be identified by the use of forward-looking terms ...

Study Shows EUFLEXXA(R) Patients Report Significant Improvements in Osteoarthritis of the Knee Pain over a Six Month Period

... research, development and commercialization of compounds in general and pediatric endocrinology, urology, gastroenterology, obstetrics/gynecology, orthopaedics and infertility. For more information, call 888-337-7464 or visit http://www.FerringUSA.com . INDICATION AND Important Treatment Considerations ...

Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces XIAFLEX(TM) Meets Primary Endpoint With Statistical Significance (p<0.001) in CORD I Pivotal Phase III Study for Dupuytren's Contracture

... of patients (12 of 103) treated with placebo (p<0.001). Dr. Lawrence Hurst, M.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Hand Surgery, Department of orthopaedics of the Health Science Center, State University of New York at Stony Brook, an investigator in the CORD I clinical trial, said, "I believe these ...

Stryker's Biotech Division Receives FDA Warning Letter

... on Form 10-Q. Stryker Corporation is one of the world's leading medical technology companies with the most broadly based range of products in orthopaedics and a significant presence in other medical specialties. Stryker works with respected medical professionals to help people lead more active and ...
Orthopaedics in Medical Products

Fast Facts: Orthopaedic Review

Description:... This orthopaedics refresher and study tool for the recertification exam is perfect for residents and ....
Company:Skyscape, Inc.

PFC SIGMA RP Rotating Platform Knee System

Description:... True to its leadership role within the orthopaedic industry, DePuy orthopaedics has combined the clinical experience of the industry's leading fixed-bearing implant, the P.F.C. SIGMA RP Rotating Platform Knee System, with the ...
Company:DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc.

T2™ Humeral Nailing System

Description:... the first humeral nailing systems to offer an option for either an antegrade or a retrograde approach to repair fractures of the humerus. Stryker orthopaedics Trauma has now created a new generation locking nail system, bringing together all the capabilities and benefits of separate antegrade and retrograde ...
Company:Stryker Corporation

AML Total Hip System

Description:... technique, addresses contemporary orthopaedic issues. The AML Total Hip System is backed by clinical experience that is unequalled in the history of orthopaedics with exacting and reproducible results. Today, it is recognized as the cementless total hip system of choice by surgeons ....
Company:DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc.

Power Equipment

Description:... Stryker Instruments, the leader in cordless power, advances orthopaedics with the power, speed, versatility, reliability and performance through its heavy duty powered ....
Company:Stryker Corporation

AcerMed EMR Orthopaedics Edition

Description: AcerMed is dedicated to serving the needs of orthopaedic practices by delivering the ultimate tool to run a better orthopaedic practice, an orthopaedic specific electronic medical records software. AcerMed's Orthopaedic-Edition EMR software has been intuitively developed in collaboration ...
Company:AcerMed, Inc.

General Orthopaedics for PDA

Description: Contains the most common procedures from all orthopedic sub-specialties organized by body ....
Company:McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

AllMeds for Orthopaedics

Description: AllMeds was the first specialty-specific Electronic Medical Record for Orthopaedics. Instead of trying to force a general-purpose EMR into your practice, AllMeds starts with clinical content from Orthopaedic surgeons throughout the ....
Company:AllMeds, Inc.
Orthopaedics in Medical Dictionary

Orthopaedics

... orthopaedics : The branch of surgery broadly concerned with ... orthopaedic surgeons choose to practice general orthopaedics , while others specialize in certain areas of the ... (i.e. University of Washington Department of orthopaedics and Sports Medicine . Basics of surgery for ...

Arthritis

... ? Medically Reviewed On: Friday, October 06, 2006 ... Arthritis Foundation. Types of surgery . 2002. University of Washington Department of orthopaedics and Sports Medicine . Basics of surgery for arthritis . No date given. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Total Joint Replacement. ....
Orthopaedics in Biological News

New orthopaedic society launched to promote research, use of biologic treatments

... Milan, Italy, co-chaired the meeting of 12 internationally-renowned orthopaedic researchers. "Regenerative medicine and biologics are pushing orthopaedics into new and exciting directions," Dr. Mishra said. "But until we formed the BOS, no one group represented a vibrant research community that is hard ...

Exercise after knee replacement critical

... Stevens, an assistant professor at the University of Colorado at Denver, and Drs. Leo Raisis, Alex Bodenstab, and William Newcomb of First State orthopaedics in Newark, Delaware. "It sounds logical that exercises to strengthen your knee should be a component of your post-operative physical therapy ...

Less than one month to opening of world’s largest global congress on osteoporosis

... topics. For a full list of "Meet the Expert" topics, please click here. Special session on nutrition and bone health 3 special sessions on orthopaedics 8 satellite symposia on different topics In addition, on December 3, 2008 prior to the opening ceremonies, IOF will hold a media briefing to ...

IOF World Congress on Osteoporosis in Bangkok to address Asian issues

... by Professor Edith Lau on December 5 and 6, "Public Health Impact and Prevention of Osteoporosis Fractures in Asia". Special sessions focused on orthopaedics and fracture repair will include: Wednesday, December 3, 2008, from 13.00 14.30 Orthopaedic Session: Asian Perspective Introduction, Suthorn ...

Turning on cell-cell communication wipes out staph biofilms

... on quorum sensing." Horswill added that he plans to start a collaborative effort with Jose Morcuende, M.D., Ph.D., UI associate professor of orthopaedics and rehabilitation, to investigate the dispersal of staph biofilms from both allograft bone and medical implant materials. The findings also may ...

Brown hosts regional bioengineering conference

... other information can be found at http://www.nebec.org/index.htm Conference organizer Thomas Webster, associate professor of engineering and the orthopaedics at Brown, said the conference is about the science. What are the challenges that face us in 2008 in bioengineering? What are the yet unexplored ...

Listen-up ladies: Don't postpone knee-replacement surgery

... at UD and is now a senior lecturer at the University of East London, and Drs. Leo Raisis and Alex Bodenstab, orthopedic surgeons at First State orthopaedics in Newark, Del.Stephanie Petterson. At UD's Physical Therapy Clinic in McKinly Laboratory, 229 candidates for total knee replacements, including ...

Mayo Clinic study: Ossur's collars superior in immobilization and reduction of pressure

... December 12, 2007 (Aliso Viejo, California) Ossur, an emerging leader in the non-invasive orthopaedics market following several acquisitions and a period of integration, is pleased to announce that the Journal of Trauma has published the long-awaited ...

NSF awards Stevens team $1 million for research on smart, bacteria-repellent nanohydrogels

... Wesley J. Howe Center (main administration building); they will be joined by Stevens Dean of Engineering & Science, Michael Bruno, as well as Stryker orthopaedics representatives Joseph Zitelli and Marc Long. Stryker has partnered with Stevens to provide support through board participation and internship ...
Orthopaedics in Biological Technology

Knowledge Enterprises, Inc. and The Institute for Orthopaedics(TM) Release The 2007-2008 Orthopaedic Industry Annual Report

... July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Knowledge Enterprises, Inc. and The Institute for orthopaedics announced today the release of The 2007-2008 Orthopaedic Industry Annual ... is published as a downloadable .pdf for Members of The Institute for orthopaedics as well as a printed, bound report for purchase by the general public. To ...

Zimmer Holdings Announces Support for Elimination of Super-Majority Voting Requirements

... -- Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZMG ; SWX: ZMH), a leader in the orthopaedics industry, announced today that, at the next annual meeting of ... on current expectations, estimates, forecasts and projections about the orthopaedics industry, management's beliefs and assumptions made by management. ...

Tutogen Medical, Inc. and Zimmer Holdings, Inc. Announce Agreement for International Distribution of Biological Products

... tissue, and Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SWX: ZMH), a leader in the orthopaedics industry, today announced the expansion of Tutogen's partnership with ... on current expectations, estimates, forecasts and projections about the orthopaedics and dental industries, management's beliefs and assumptions made by ...

Zimmer Launches New Medical Education and BioSkills Training Program

... provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 based on current expectations, estimates, forecasts and projections about the orthopaedics industry, management's beliefs and assumptions made by management. Forward-looking statements may be identified by the use of forward-looking terms ...

Independent Study Confirms Superior Properties of ZPC(TM) Enhanced Calcium Composite Bone Grafts

... products. Since 1997, the company has developed a broad range of products that addresses the clinical and economic needs of medical specialties in orthopaedics and dentistry. Research, manufacturing, sales and marketing are directed from the company's headquarters in Keele, Staffordshire, UK. Biocomposites ...

Simcere Pharmaceutical Group Notice of Annual General Meeting

... diseases with high incidence and/or mortality rates and for which there is a clear demand for more effective pharmacotherapy such as cancer, strokes, orthopaedics and infectious diseases. For more information about Simcere Pharmaceutical Group, please visit http://www.simcere.com . ...

Cadient Group Brings Home the Gold and Two Bronze Aster Awards

... that it was honored at the 2009 Aster Awards with the Gold and two Bronze awards for three of its recent healthcare marketing campaigns for DePuy orthopaedics and AstraZeneca. "We are honored to be recognized by a group of distinguished healthcare marketing experts for our work on these three ...

Orthocrat Announces Successful Implementation of TraumaCad at UPMC Mercy

... the quality and efficiency of health care and developed internationally renowned programs in transplantation, cancer, neurosurgery, psychiatry, orthopaedics and sports medicine, among others. UPMC is commercializing its medical and technological expertise by nurturing new companies, developing strategic ...

Simcere Pharmaceutical Group Announces Agreement to Acquire 37.5% Stake in Jiangsu Yanshen Biological Technology Stock Co., Ltd.

... diseases with high incidence and/or mortality rates and for which there is a clear demand for more effective pharmacotherapy such as cancer, strokes, orthopaedics and infectious diseases. For more information about Simcere Pharmaceutical Group, please visit http://www.simcere.com . ...

Smith & Nephew Endoscopy Launches the BICEPTOR(TM) Tenodesis System, the First All-Arthroscopic Procedure for Biceps Tendon Repair

... Wound Management products. Smith & Nephew is a global leader in arthroscopy and advanced wound management and is one of the leading global orthopaedics companies. "Smith & Nephew is dedicated to helping improve people's lives. The Company prides itself on the strength of its relationships ...
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